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Barcap Menlo versus BAML PA Both teams seem to have good people and culture seemed relatively good for banking. How would you guys compare the two groups in terms of deal flow, culture, work quality, etc? This is for an associate position btw, and both tech coverage roles. Barcap executes M... 3 months 3 weeks
BAML - Tech - Palo AltoAny info on this group? There is some outdated stuff that comes up through search but wondering if anyone has any updated info. Primarily interested in deal flow, culture, people, reputation, etc. I know they have a tech M... 2 months 3 weeks
Associate Bonuses - 2015It's that time of the year - what are the numbers being reported out there? I heard BAML paid first year associates $70k; not stub but full year. I know BAML has had their fair share of legal fees this year but this seems extremely low. Has anyone else reported? Curious to hear how this year... 6 months 2 days
Options for TSM CalculationWhen spreading options tranches to calc FDSO, do you pull the options outstanding and their respective exercise prices or the options exercisable and their respective exercise prices? I've always pulled the options outstanding and that's how our models are set up, but I just got a model from a... 7 months 1 week
IB Associate Street PayAfter raising analyst pay to 85-90-95, what is the new "street" for Associate 0,1,2,3? I have not been able to find any concrete info about this 8 months 3 weeks
Pitch LBO questionIn terms of a pitch when trying to get a general valuation range, do you guys build your lbo models with an initial purchase price assumption based on where you want your valuation range to be and then massage leverage levels, projections, etc. or assume a target IRR and then back into purchase... 1 year 2 weeks
KeyBanc To Acquire Pacific Crest SecuritiesThoughts... http://online.wsj.com/article/PR-CO-20140717-912437.html 1 year 1 month
Ferragamo Loafer RecsHey guys - I am pulling the trigger and purchasing my first pair of ferragamos. I do not have a pair of good black loafers and looking to step up the wardrobe a bit. I am looking for a nice versatile pair of loafers that I can dress up with a suit if needed, but will primarily be worn with... 1 year 2 months
Mooreland PartnersDoes anyone know anything about this firm, Palo Alto location? Looks like they have closed a number of deals in the past few years -- all tech M... 2 years 7 months
McCafferty & Co.Does anybody know anything about this tech, media & entertainment boutique in LA? They do not have tombstones on their website but seem to be pretty busy in terms of deal flow from what I have heard. Anyone know anything about dealflow, experience, pay, etc? 2 years 8 months

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if you call a fairness opinion as giving advice,...if you call a fairness opinion as giving advice, than sure 2 days 4 hours
BAML did not pay great bonuses last year across...BAML did not pay great bonuses last year across the firm but historically has been at the higher end of the street. Not top but they pay well. They saw a lot of attrition and will most likely not repeat this again. Think the range for A1s last year was $70-140 if I remember correctly. They had... 5 days 13 hours
LOL at 24 hours a day, 6 days a week. LOL at 24 hours a day, 6 days a week. 3 weeks 2 days
So analysts at my BB said range was 45 - 70/75...So analysts at my BB said range was 45 - 70/75 but not sure that anyone actually got that top number. I know of several in my group that got 65. all in all, ~$10k increase from last year, not adjusted for base bumps. Let's hope the same holds true for associates and up 3 weeks 3 days
do not lie. do not lie. 3 weeks 3 days
I'm an associate but heard from my analysts that...I'm an associate but heard from my analysts that the range was 45-75 at our BB. Think very few got 75 and prob most are at 55/65. Looks like overall comp has gone up. Hope this trend continues for everyone else 4 weeks 1 day
they haven't announced a deal in over a year they haven't announced a deal in over a year 1 month 1 week
what are you interested in? If you want to make...what are you interested in? If you want to make a career out of tech -- go TMT (assuming it's a tech focused group). If you want to have broader exit opps, go industrials. You're exposed to a ton of traditional business models in industrials (manufacturing, distribution, services, etc) so it... 1 month 2 weeks
$30 dinners these days..at least on the west...$30 dinners these days..at least on the west coast 1 month 3 weeks
GHL IBD, don't look back GHL IBD, don't look back 1 month 3 weeks